What's on: January 26 – February 16

Weekend, January 26-27
Otago Lily Society show,
St James Presbyterian Church hall, Prince Albert Rd, South Dunedin. Includes display by Otago Fuchsia Group. Saturday 1pm-5pm. Sunday 10am-4pm. Outside entries welcome: contact John Hill 486-2214, Dave Pegg 476-2143, or Margaret Muir (027) 352-9646. Lilies for sale.

Monday, January 28
Palmerston Garden Circle
bus leaves 8.30am, returns about 5.30pm. Please bring your seat, morning tea, lunch and drinks. Raffles will be sold.

Saturday, February 2 to Tuesday, February 5
The 46th anniversary of Ecumenical Festival of Flowers in Praise
, St Paul's Cathedral, noon-4pm on February 2 and 10am-4pm on February 3-5. Blessing February 3, 2pm. More than 40 displays and a plant stall. Admission $2 donation. Proceeds to the chair in neurosurgery.

Sunday, February 3
Taieri Lions Club
''Gardens of the Taieri'' bus tour fundraiser for the Neurological Foundation, from 1pm. Tickets, $40, must be purchased from the Red Barn, Dunedin and Paper Plus and Downes Jewellers in Mosgiel. Full ticket price goes to neurosurgery campaign. Gardens include: Broxburn Park, Islington, Silverdale and Grandview Gardens, Maungatua.

Tuesday, February 5
The Brockville Gardening Club
will meet at Dunedin Botanic Garden visitor centre at 1pm. Afternoon tea at Croque-o-dile. Raffles. All welcome.

Wednesday, February 6
Otago Rose Society
, monthly meeting, St Peters Church hall, Hillside Rd, 7.45pm. Guest speaker: Barbara Wheeler, collections supervisor, Dunedin Botanic Garden ''Year of events celebrating Dunedin Botanic Garden's first 150 years''. Supper, raffles, sales table. All welcome.

Monday, February 11
Otago Daffodil Club
meets in the Janet Cameron Lounge, Shand St, Green Island, at 7.30pm. Twin scaling exercise. Speaker: Daphne Macfarlane on ''Horticulture in my life''. All welcome, inquiries, Bev 489-8204 or Ron 489-5261.

Tuesday, Feburary 12
Cromwell Garden Club
visits three local gardens. Meet at the St John rooms to car pool at 6.30pm. Supper at rooms following. Inquiries to Jean Mackenzie on 445-0857.

Saturday, February 16
Blueskin Garden Club
outing to Seacliff. For more info phone 482-2896 or 482-2822. Spud in a container competition: $5 for spud and container from Blueskin Nursery. Judging at Blueskin A&P Show April 13.


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